Essentials: G-Eazy

StyleComments ⋅ Jul 14, 2014
Our latest segment of Essentials takes us to the streets of Oakland, California to catch up with one of the area’s budding stars Gerald Gillum, known by most as G-Eazy. Having heavy influence on the mid-2000s ‘hyphy’ movement, songwriters, prod...

Essentials: Stephen Gill of ohw? Footwear

StyleComments ⋅ Jul 9, 2014
Stephen Gill, together with business partner Hiro Chen, is on a mission to change the footwear industry. As co-founder of men’s contemporary shoe label ohw? which owns the factory where its shoes are made (a rarity these days), he can ensure th...

Essentials: Edward Crutchley

StyleComments ⋅ Jul 7, 2014
Since graduating from the prestigious Central Saint Martins in London, textile design consultant Edward Crutchley has gone from strength to strength within the fashion industry, with his latest endeavour being the launch of his eponymous menswear col...

Essentials: Chippa Wilson

StyleComments ⋅ Jul 2, 2014
Hailing from the beachside town of Cabarita, Australia, Christopher Wilson aka “Chippa” has continued to wow the surfing world with his progressive surfing and travel-inspired style. As someone who appreciates older things and the simplic...

Essentials: Dr. Woo of Shamrock Social Club Video

VideosComments ⋅ Jun 30, 2014
When it comes to tattoos, Dr. Woo of Shamrock Social Club likes to keep things simple and minimal. That’s not to say his tattoos are basic; in fact they’re anything but. Full of texture and intricate details, Dr. Woo’s tattoos are a...

Essentials: Kent Kilroe

StyleComments ⋅ Jun 27, 2014
“When we started, there were not many people doing what we do. Soon everyone was offering clothes like ours and presenting them in the same way” says Kent Kilroe, co-owner of bespoke menswear store Freemans Sporting Club. FSC was started...

Essentials: Dominic Webster and Simon See of Purified Footwear

StyleComments ⋅ Jun 23, 2014
As the founders of up-and-coming footwear label Purified Footwear, Dominic Webster and Simon See are a very busy duo. With Purified, the two have carved out a niche for themselves with their well-made, stylish and above all, classic footwear for both...

Essentials: Ralph Thoma of Crafted Goods

StyleComments ⋅ Jun 20, 2014
For our latest Essentials, we look at the travel necessities of Cyclus Manufactura Founder and CEO Ralph Thoma. Known for its innovative aesthetics that encompass sustainable elements in design, Cyclus Manufactura overlooks three subsidiary labels &#...

Essentials: Tyga

StyleComments ⋅ Jun 16, 2014
Since breaking out through his many mixtapes at such a young age, YMCMB rapper Tyga has gone from strength to strength within the music industry. It has been interesting to follow his progression in his work and we can hear a more refined as well as...

Essentials: Luca Venezia

StyleComments ⋅ Jun 4, 2014
Luca Venezia has long been a mainstay in the U.S. club music scene, delivering throbbing dancefloor tunes under aliases Drop the Lime and Curses. Away from the EDM-indulged sound that’s populated the charts, Venezia continues to push the envelo...

Essentials: Alexia Hentsch of Hentsch Man

StyleComments ⋅ Jun 2, 2014
Alexia Hentsch founded Hentsch Man in 2008 as an imprint for tailoring shirts. With the slogan “born in Brazil, made in London,” the brand has since been full-fledged, delivering seasonal collections for the modern gentlemen. While simpli...

Essentials: Silas Adler of Soulland

StyleComments ⋅ May 30, 2014
Founded in 2002 by Silas Adler and a close group of friend who were “into skateboarding and didn’t care much about high school,” Soulland exceeded its roots as a T-shirt brand, going on to become one of the most reputable lifestyle...

Essentials: Ashley Walters

StyleComments ⋅ May 28, 2014
No stranger to the UK’s music and TV industry, Ashley Walters, also known by his rap alias Asher D, was a superstar by age 20. Having joined the infamous London garage outfit So Solid Crew towards the late ’90s, the gangster rapper turned...

Essentials: Amir Amor of Rudimental

StyleComments ⋅ May 26, 2014
If you listen to the drum and bass genre or have even a slight interest in it, you would have no doubt heard the refreshing sounds of the four-piece electronic outfit known as Rudimental. We now have the pleasure of presenting to you the Essentials o...

Essentials: Rutger Termohlen

StyleComments ⋅ May 23, 2014
We last caught up with Rutger Termohlen when he teamed up with Onno Poiesz, TelmoMiel and Karski to produce a one of a kind Pen & Paper feature. In this segment we look to the tools needed for the Dutch artist to pursuit his craft. As a pictorial...